2019 GALA SG Competition Awards!

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The SGS is proud to announce the winners of the 2019 GALA Serious Game Competition:

Academic:

·         1st prize: Harmoonia Save the Guardians – DASIC @LinkCampus

·         2nd prize: Communicate – Utrecht University @dialoguetrainer

Business:

·         1st prize: Sci-Ops: Global Defense – @PlayPlasmaGames

·         2nd prize: Invite Only VR – @play4rlab & @previewlabs

Based in this years special theme: impact on society and the environment,

·         jury prize: CharGED – ΕLTRUN & Athens University @H2020_CHARGED

This year, we received 24 submissions for the Academic category and 9 for the Business category.

The winning games will be presented during the GALA exhibition in Athens on the 28th of November.

We look forwards to meeting you in Athens!

Thanks to the president of the jury, Iza MARFISI-SCHOTTMAN, and all the jury members!

–          Mathieu VERMEULEN

–          Nour EL MAWAS

–          Chiara Eva CATALANO

–          Kristian KIILI

–          Wim WESTERA

–          Sébastien GEORGE

–          Ludovic HAMON

–          Pierre LAFORCADE

–          Aous KAROUI

–          Michela MORTARA

–          Giovanni  ROMAGNOLI

–          Davide MEZZOGORI

–          Kostas KARPOUZIS

GaLA Conf 2019, Athens, Call for demos!

Gala exhibition is place to show off your work, talk with the audience, gain feedback and being part of a broader community of practitioners and visionaries. This year’s theme is Impact and we are looking for serious games and projects that can have a positive effect in society, environment, human relationships etc.

We are looking for digital and non-digital games, from industry and academia (student projects are more than welcome) that are applying effective approaches to innovative ideas.

No conference participation fee for those who wishes to join only the exhibition.

Deadline: September 20, 2019

More Info here:  https://conf.seriousgamessociety.org/demo-sessions/